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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Waitby Longbarn, Waitby, Kirkby Stephen

Withdrawn from Market £399,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Pretty rural hamlet location
  • Soon to be in Yorkshire Dales National Park
  • Cottage with barn conversion
  • Includes annex for flexibility
  • Four bedrooms in total
  • Four reception rooms
  • Large landscaped country garden
  • Easy access to road and rail routes

Full description

A four bedroom late 17th Century cottage and barn conversion with attractive gardens, located in the hamlet of Waitby. The property has a flexible layout and benefits from modern day refurbishments and an extension that could serve as a separate annex or holiday accommodation.

The internal layout comprises of three good sized reception rooms on the ground floor, each having feature fireplaces and beams. An additional snug room currently serves as a library and a light-filled sun room offers excellent views of the garden pond.

To the rear of the property is a galley kitchen with fitted units and appliances, leading to a rear porch utility area and shower room. To the first floor of the main house are three bedrooms, one of which currently serves an office. The main house bathroom has a large corner bath with shower over. There is a further bedroom and wet room in the annex section of the property. A number of loft spaces and storage cupboards offer ample storage space.

To the rear of the property are beautiful landscaped gardens with lawns, borders, pond and patio seating areas. A number of sheds and outbuildings offer ample garden storage. Gravel areas to the front and side of the property allow for off road parking.

Waitby Longbarn is located in the small hamlet of Waitby, which will become part of the Yorkshire Dales National Park in August 2016. The market town of Kirkby Stephen in only 1.5 miles away with shops, schools and other amenities. The town is on the Carlisle to Settle rail line and has easy access to the A66, M6 and West Coast mainline.

Other Information

Mains water and electricity, solar PV panels, septic tank drainage, oil central heating with LPG secondary heating.

Leave the M6 at Junction 38 and take the A685 in the direction of Kirkby Stephen. After about 9 miles, turn sharp left before the right hand Sedbergh turning and follow the road up the hill. After about a mile take the (only) right turn, go down the hill under the railway bridge; at the T junction turn left for Waitby. Take the next right hand fork into the village (signed Waitby) and property is the1st house on the right.

To view this property:
Strictly by appointment only with Eden Estate Agents, telephone 01768 869000 or email

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 May 2016


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